About Mount Buller Ski Resort-
Mt Buller is located just under 3 hours drive from Melbourne, making it one of the most easily accessible resorts in Australia. With over 300 hectares of skiable terrain, there is something to appeal to all abilities. The runs range from the wide beginner’s slopes of Bourke St and Burnt Hut Spur, to the challenge of black runs like Chamois. With 22 lifts, Mt Buller has the largest lift network in Victoria, including thirteen chairlifts (three of which are high speed detachables) four T-bars, two rope tows (counted as one) and four magic carpets. The resort features three Terrain Parks designed for all skill levels, with a dedicated snow grooming team to maintain their condition. For plenty of snow play fun, Mt Buller has two toboggan parks, complete with their own snowmaking machines to keep the kids happy all winter long.
The Mt Buller Village is situated picturesquely at the heart of the mountain, offering ski in, ski out accommodation and a huge range of bars and restaurants. With a wide range of accommodation to suit all tastes and budgets, there is something to cater for all needs. Over 30 bars and restaurants provide a range of delectable treats, from quick snacks to fine dining and a choice of nightlife options.
Top reasons for visiting Mount Buller Ski Resort-
Easily accessible! Located under 3 hours drive from Melbourne it is the easiest mountain to get to making weekend trips a breeze.
Over 250 world class ski and snowboard instructors
Both a skiers and culinary delight! Not only well known for skiing but for its restaurants too, Buller has many top notch restaurant options.
Resort Facts –
Terrain; 20% beginner, 45% intermediate, 35% advanced
300 ha of skiable terrain
Top elevation – 1805 m – Vertical drop 400m
Longest run – 2.5km
Buller in the Green Season –
Buller offers the perfect summer escape no matter what your tastes and interests. You can go for the day or take an extended break and enjoy all that the area has to offer, from peaceful picnics on the summit and relaxing walks to the thrills of motor biking, four-wheel driving and mountain biking.
Spectacular views combine with clean alpine air and a cool summer climate to provide the perfect setting to relax and recharge. The Mt Buller Village features a range of restaurants and various accommodation options, where you can enjoy the local cuisine and traditional mountain hospitality.
Mt Buller also hosts a number of sensational summer events including food and wine festivals, mountain biking and cycling competitions, car races, Easter celebrations and much more.
Visit Mt Buller this summer and you'll feel on top of the world!
Activities and Events –
There is so much to do at Mt Buller, both on and off the snow, that you’ll be spoilt for choice. On the snow, choose from skiing, snowboarding, tobogganing and snowshoeing, whilst off the snow you can visit the day spa, catch a movie at the cinema, hit the indoor rock climbing wall, head out on the Gnome Roam and much more. Mount Buller hosts a number of world class events throughout the winter attracting top athletes from around Australia and the world, including the BullerX Big Mountain competition and the Burton Cattleman’s Rail Jam.
DRIVE – Mt Buller is just 248kms north-east of Melbourne via Mansfield. There are a few different routes you can take from Melbourne:
Plenty Rd via Whittlesea and
Yea Via the Hume Hwy to Tallarook and Yea
Via the Maroondah Hwy to Yarra Glen and Yea
With an extensive range of lodges, apartments and chalets, Mt Buller has plenty of options to ensure you have your perfect winter holiday. Check out our Mount Buller accommodation pages for more in depth information.